alone

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/əˈləʊn/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/əˈloʊn/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ə lōn)


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alone

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. alone in the [house, class, wild, building]
  2. alone on the [island, boat]
  3. alone with [her, his thoughts, a book]
  4. alone for a [while, few days, long time]
  5. alone among his [peers, fellow students, competitors]
  6. (are) alone in [thinking, believing, assuming]
  7. am I alone in [thinking] (that)
  8. leave [me, it] alone!
  9. left alone to [think, have, do]
  10. [should not be, can be, were] left alone together
  11. home alone (together)
  12. hate [being, feeling] alone
  13. (we're) alone at last!
  14. lives alone (in)
  15. walk home alone
  16. don't want to die alone
  17. [better, worse] off alone
  18. (it was) for her alone
  19. (cannot live) by [bread, water] alone
  20. have alone time with [his kids, my boyfriend]
additional examples
  1. alone at [night, work, school]
  2. alone in the [house, class, wild, building]
  3. alone on the [island, boat]
  4. alone with [her, his thoughts, a book]
  5. alone for a [while, few days, long time]
  6. her [name, reputation, presence] alone
  7. alone among his [peers, fellow students, competitors]
  8. (are) alone in [thinking, believing, assuming]
  9. am I alone in [thinking] (that)
  10. leave [me, it] alone!
  11. left alone to [think, have, do]
  12. [should not be, can be, were] left alone together
  13. home alone (together)
  14. [living, driving] alone for the first time
  15. hate [being, feeling] alone
  16. (we're) alone at last!
  17. lives alone (in)
  18. walk home alone
  19. can't do this alone
  20. don't want to die alone
  21. (decided to) go it alone
  22. [sold, offered, made] by us alone
  23. [raised a family, climbed the mountain] alone
  24. [better, worse] off alone
  25. (it was) for her alone
  26. you alone [know, hold, are]
  27. you and you alone [are responsible for, are in a position to]
  28. (cannot live) by [bread, water] alone
  29. he can't walk, let alone run!
  30. God alone knows (why)!
  31. have alone time with [his kids, my boyfriend]
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